Private Equity at LBS is a research centre within London Business School. As such our focus on research is fundamental to the Institute's vision and mission. Our interests are broad, covering venture capital to private equity, examining this field from a variety of stakeholder perspectives. Our research comprises academic papers, case studies and applied analysis.

How will private equity change our future? Find out at the 12th Annual Private Equity Symposium.


From 27-28 June 2019, London Business School will bring together influential speakers from leading organisations, to explore the changing landscape of private equity.

From discussions around the use of technology in investing decisions, to showcasing the latest academic research within the fields of private equity and venture capital. The two-day event, taking part at LBS’ Regents Park campus, will provide unique insights into the future impact of this dynamic industry.

We are delighted to confirm the following speakers:

Diana Noble, Non-Executive Director, Court of Directors, Bank of England
Alok Sama, President & CFO, Softbank Group International

Session I: The Changing Venture Capital Landscape
Steven Schlenker, Co-founder & Managing Partner, DN Capital
Rob Moffat, Partner, Balderton Capital

Session II: The Use of Technology in Investing Decisions
Joe Schull,
Founder, Corten Capital
Joe Giannamore, CEO & CIO, AnaCap

Session III: The Frontiers of New Investing
Mustafa Siddiqui, Senior Managing Director, Private Equity Group, Blackstone
Harold d’Hauteville, Managing Director, Head of Infrastructure Equity Europe, DWS Alternatives Global Limited

Tickets are now on sale - please register here to secure your place at the Symposium.